Subject Re: [firebird-support] FIREBIRD PIVOT function or Matrix
Author Mark Rotteveel
On 14-2-2017 15:48, Dimitry Sibiryakov sd@...
[firebird-support] wrote:
> 14.02.2017 14:15, 'Stef' stef@... [firebird-support] wrote:
>> Any suggestions on my DB design and query to display the values in matrix (pivot) format?
> Simple client-side code can show you the matrix in any convenient form. There is no
> point to do that on server.

Having used SQL Server PIVOT and having done a similar thing manually, I
have to strongly disagree with that. PIVOT is a strong feature and
greatly simplifies producing a crosstab, especially if you want to do
additional processing in a query with the result of that crosstab.

Mark Rotteveel